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Lawmakers to Consider Limiting Juvenile Solitary Confinement

Lawmakers to Consider Limiting Juvenile Solitary Confinement LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska lawmakers are holding a public hearing Thursday for a bill that would limit the use of juvenile solitary confinement in facilities holding young people.

According to an Inspector General report, last year more than 500 Nebraska youths ages 11 to 18 were held in solitary 2,686 times. …(Read More)

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